NIRI Silicon Valley Spring Seminar

Friday, March 9, 2018
8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Four Seasons Silicon Valley, 2050 University Ave.,East Palo Alto, CA 94303

Members: $269

Non-members: $369
Agenda

7:30 – 8:15 a.m. - Registration, Breakfast and Sponsor Showcase

8:15 – 8:25 a.m. - Welcome and Agenda

Stephanie Wakefield, NIRI Silicon Valley President

8:25 – 9:10 a.m. - Insights and Insider Info on NIRI Today

Gary LaBranche, CEO, National Investor Relations Institute

9:15 – 10:10 a.m. - PANEL: MiFID II and the Changing Corporate Access Landscape

Mark Pellegrino, Managing Director, Head of Market Solutions Group, Balyasny Asset Management L.P.

Sarah Regan, Head of Corporate Access at T. Rowe Price

Lisa Traeger, Head of Corporate Access at Atlantic Equities

Moderated by Kim Watkins, Director of Investor Relations, Intuit

10:10 – 10:40 a.m. - Break and Sponsor Showcase

10:40 – 11:25 a.m. - Economic and Market Outlook

Dr. Frank M. Hatheway, Chief Economist, Nasdaq

11:25 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. -Stories from Uber’s rise and fall, and what’s at stake as the world’s largest Unicorn prepares to go public

Adam Lashinsky, Executive Editor, Fortune and author of Wild Ride: Inside Uber’s Quest for World Domination

12:10 – 1:30 p.m. - Sponsor Showcase, followed by lunch

1:30 – 2:15 p.m. - PANEL: CFO Perspectives - The Role of IR in Key Corporate Events

Robin Washington, CFO of Gilead Sciences

Thomas Seifert, CFO of CloudFlare

Moderated by John Cummings, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations, Salesforce

2:15 – 3:00 p.m. - FIRESIDE CHAT:  Aaron Levie, CEO, Box

3:00 – 3:30 p.m. - Raffle Prizes and Closing

3:30 – 5:00 p.m. - Cocktails and Networking